Journey through the Graceland archives to get an inside look at the King of Rock and Roll. Featuring insightful text from a respected music journalist and Elvis expert, this authorized book explores Presley's personal life as well as his hit albums, movie career, and lasting legacy. Over 150 photographs capture him with friends and family, and display his jewelry, guitars, clothing, letters, and more.
About the Author
Gillian G. Gaar is a popular music journalist and author who has written and contributed to many books, including the highly acclaimed Return of the King: Elvis Presley's Great Comeback (Jawbone Press), The Rough Guide to Nirvana (Rough Guides), Green Day: Rebels With a Cause (Omnibus Press), and She's A Rebel: The History of Women in Rock & Roll (Seal Press). She has also written countless articles for newspapers and magazines such as Rolling Stone, Goldmine, Q, Classic Rock, and Record Collector; websites (allmusic.com, Examiner.com, SonicNet); and official liner notes for Heart, Laurie Anderson, Nirvana, Judy Collins, and Pat Benatar. She lives in Seattle, WA.